Born: 1890, Ipswich.

Died: 12th March 1915; age 24; KiA. at the Battle of Neuve Chapelle

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 8th November 1914.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 2119.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.


Grave Reference:


Guards Cemetery,

Windy Corner,


Pas de Calais,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Hannah Hewke, of 48, Vernon Street, Ipswich.




1891   10, Tyler Street, Ipswich.


Henry was 7 months old and living with his parents & siblings.

William Henry Hewke, 32, an Iron Moulder – Iron Foundry, born Ipswich.

Hannah Hewke (nee Serjeant), 31, born Ipswich.

Frederick William Hewke, 4, born Ipswich – died 1899, Ipswich.

Nellie Harriet Hewke, 2, born Ipswich.


1901   10, Tyler Street, Ipswich.


Arthur was 10 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

William, 42, an Iron Moulder.

Hannah, 41.

Nellie, 12.

Bertha Mary Hewke, 8, born Ipswich.

Harry Robert Hewke, 6, born Ipswich.


1911   10, Tyler Street, ipswich.


Arthur was 20 years old, a Moulder – Foundry. He was living with his widowed mother & siblings.

Hannah, 51, a Dressmaker – own account.

Bertha, 18, a Dressmaker – own account.

Harry, 16, an Apprentice Pattern Maker – Foundry.

2 boarders.


Arthur’s father, William Hewke, died 1905, Samford, Suffolk.

Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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